New PDF release: A Commentary on Jeremiah: Exile and Homecoming

By Walter Bruggemann

ISBN-10: 080280280X

ISBN-13: 9780802802804

Jeremiah's poignant lament over Judah's social and spiritual disintegration displays God's personal pathos-laden craving for his disobedient covenant humans. during this extensively praised expository remark Walter Brueggemann, one of many best outdated testomony students of our time, explores the old atmosphere and message of Jeremiah in addition to the text's relevance for the church today.

Offering a clean examine the serious theological concerns within the Jeremiah culture, Brueggemann argues that Jeremiah's voice compels us to rediscern our personal scenario, issuing an pressing invitation to religion, obedience, justice, and compassion.

This mixed version of Brueggemann's unique two-volume paintings, released until eventually lately as a part of the International Theological Commentary sequence, is a necessary source for college students, pastors, and basic readers alike. it truly is reprinted the following with a brand new advent via Brueggemann that surveys the present country of Jeremiah studies.

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